Automation has expanded its base in various sectors of the manufacturing industry and the application of robotics is gaining wide acceptance in well – defined processes like the FMCG industry, automotive, healthcare industry, pharma industry, etc. Even with the inclusion of latest technological advancements, the pharmaceutical industry faces a few issues.
The relationship between pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies and drug delivery system manufacturers has evolved over the past 20 years. In the past, the relationships were purely transactional, but this has changed over the last two decades.
Significant innovation in disease treatment, including the increased focus on complex biologic therapies1, has resulted in important industry trends that have had an impact on many aspects of aseptic processing.
While the requirements for serialization in the pharmaceutical supply chain are generally regarded as inevitable counterfeiting is simply too large of a problem to not be addressed there is some uncertainty around the specifics,particularly globally.
Digital technology has been driving change throughout the life science industry for years, however the sector is currently standing on the precipice of revolutionary development – some organizations have already taken the jump towards a more digital future.
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TraceLink Inc., the World’s Largest Track and Trace Network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and providing real-time information sharing for better patient outcomes, announced its Russia compliance solution, providing companies with the ability to meet requirements for serialization, traceability, and compliance reporting in the Russian market, in advance of the country’s December 2019 enforcement deadline.
Powder containment and aseptic transfer valve specialist, ChargePoint Technology has appointed Andrew McCreadie as their new business development manager for Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA).
Codexis, Inc , a leading protein engineering company, announces the appointment of Hicham Alaoui, Ph.D. to the newly created position of Vice President, Biotherapeutics Research & Development.
Oxford Genetics, a leader in innovative synthetic biology-based technologies for biologics discovery, development and delivery, has secured a multi-million pound contract with a leading multi-billion dollar global ecommerce provider of reagents and tools to the research and clinical community.
The Hygeia Group, comprising three hospitals in Athens, Greece, joins Clinerion’s hospital network, and expands Clinerion’s Patient Network Explorer footprint in Europe.
Under the new management of Messe Muenchen India, the leading exhibition on pharma processing & packaging machineries – PHARMA Pro&Pack 2018 is expected to feature over 100 exhibitors and attract more than 3,000 quality trade visitors from 6-8 September 2018 at HITEX Exhibition Centre in Hyderabad.
- 04 September 2018 - 07 September 2018
- Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
- 19 June 2018 - 21 June 2018
- Amba Hotel Marble Arch
- London, UK
- 10 April 2018 - 11 April 2018
- The Hotel Brussels, Brussels
- 11 April 2018 - 13 April 2018
- National Exhibition and Convention Center,
- 02 May 2018 - 06 May 2018
- Barcelona, Spain
ADC Biotechnology (ADC Bio) predicts that the next crucial phase of innovation to optimise and streamline production processes of ADCs will be designed at the clinical development stage by specialist, ADC focused service providers.
Biogen and Neurimmune announced that Biogen has exercised its option to further reduce the previously negotiated royalty rates payable on potential future sales of aducanumab, Biogen’s Phase 3 investigational treatment for early Alzheimer’s disease.
IDIFARMA has announced new GMP spray drying capabilities which will make it one of the very few contract development and manufacturing organisations (CDMO) to offer spray drying technology for highly potent drugs up to Category 4 OEL/OEB.
Celtaxsys, Inc., a clinical stage pharmaceutical development company focused on advancing treatments for patients with rare inflammatory diseases, announced top line results of its Phase 2 EMPIRE-CF trial evaluating oral, once daily anti-inflammatory molecule, acebilustat, for the treatment of cystic fibrosis (CF), irrespective of the causative genotype.
AbbVie , a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, announced an update on a Phase 3 study (DBL3001) of ibrutinib (IMBRUVICA®) in untreated diffuse large B-cell lymphoma , an aggressive form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Codexis, Inc , a leading protein engineering company, announces that it has dosed the first subjects in a first-in-human Phase 1a dose-escalation trial with CDX-6114, its orally administered enzyme therapeutic being developed for the management of phenylketonuria (PKU).
STA Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., (WuXi STA) – a subsidiary of WuXi AppTec – and Antengene Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, recently announced a strategic partnership for the CMC development and manufacturing of innovative oncology drugs.
Medical technology company IME Technologies, developer, producer and scientific partner in the field of biomedical electro spinning processes and equipment, has moved its operations from Geldrop to a significantly larger facility in Waalre with effect from 26 March.
Switzerland-based contract development and manufacturing organisation (CDMO) Micro-Sphere has successfully completed the Swissmedic inspection of its expanded facility, resulting in the renewal of its GMP approved status and increased manufacturing capacity.
Global contract packaging organisation (CPO), Tjoapack has launched a new postponement packaging service to help customers address supply chain challenges including variable demand and repackaging work.
SEA Vision, one of the world’s leading innovation-based vision system companies, has launched the Smart PCA40, a compact all-in-one serialization and aggregation-ready manual workstation.
TraceLink Inc., the World’s Largest Track and Trace Network for connecting the life sciences supply chain and providing real-time information sharing for better patient outcomes, announced that it has joined the Irish Medicines Verification Organization (IMVO) serialization pilot study and will support a number of hospitals, pharmacies and clinics connect to the Irish Medicines Verification System (IMVS).
Healthplex and Nutraceutical Products China, a one-stop commerce and trade platform for the whole industry chain integrated with health products, health ingredients and pharmaceutical ingredients was successfully held with CPhI China and Hi China from 20 to 22 June 2018 in SNIEC, Shanghai for the ninth time.
With a total exhibition area of 220,000 square meters, nearly 3,800 domestic and foreign well-known pharmaceutical ingredients, health ingredients, and health finished products exhibitors participated in the exhibition.